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Stories about Sweden

Young Leaders from Sweden and Middle East in Dialogue

Last month, the Swedish Institute in Paris hosted a meeting of 26 young people from Egypt, Syria, Lebanon, Jordan, Palestine, Tunisia, Morocco, Algeria and Sweden to improve dialogue between opinion...

Finland: The Language Issue

Egypt: Another journalist to be deported

"Your name [is] on the computer." With those words Cairo-based Swedish journalist and blogger Per Bjorklund is being turned away from the Cairo Airport, where he landed a few hours...

Arab World: Young People Gather to Learn Social Media Tools

Young people from eight Arab countries and Sweden met last May to learn certain leadership and organizational skills, and how to use the tools of social media to advance social...

MENA: Introducing, “The Circumventer”

Russia-Sweden: Wallenberg case as family tragedy

Russia, EU: “Policy-Media Interaction” and Blogging

Russia: Vegetarian Borscht

Palestine: Shoe thrown at Israel's ambassador to Sweden

Europe: “Who Needs the Euro?”

Europe: Entropa

Sweden: Immigration

Egypt Ranks High in Corruption

Egypt ranks 115 in Transparency International's Corruption Perception Index, which tracks 180 countries by their perceived levels of corruption, as determined by expert assessments and opinion surveys. The rankings are...

Jordan: An Encounter with a Bisexual in Iran

Iran:An Iranian Lesbian needs urgent help in Sweden

Ukraine, EU: A Closer Relationship?

The EU's plan to finalize an Association Agreement with Ukraine in 2009 was made public at the EU-Ukraine Summit in Paris on Sept. 9. The media and bloggers greeted it...

Bahrain: Hair-raising conversation

Sweden: A Newspaper Blog for Ramadan

The second largest Swedish daily newspaper, Svenska Dagbladet, has launched a Ramadan blog, where three practising Muslim bloggers - a policeman, a student, and a lawyer - reflect on everyday...

China: The Beijing Bay

South Ossetia: Swedish Foreign Minister on the Conflict

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